The search engine giant hopes that the release will provide a template for Android developers, with the app boasting a number of features that can be repurposed for other software.
Russia has asked Apple to hand over the source code for iOS amid accusations that Apple purposefully included backdoors into its mobile operating system.
£10 million worth of funding has been put aside by the government to facilitate the trials, with interested cities needing to apply by October.
Among the changes is the ability to add various attachments to OneNote pages straight from Apple devices and it introduces collaborative productivity on as many devices as possible.
The new app, which allows users to send pictures and videos before they are automatically deleted, has come under-fire from a smaller tech startup that already uses the Bolt name.
Windows Phone 8.1 Update is coming to developers very shortly, featuring a number of interface tweaks and Cortana with a British accent.
Reviewers will be able to embellish their critiques with videos as well as images using the iOS app, with the Android version to receive the same treatment before long.
Fitness fans who use Microsoft’s mobile platform are no longer being left out in the cold, as there’s a new app out that supports the Fitbit Flex and the Fitbit One.
App analytics and market data firm App Annie has pulled the covers off this summer's big digital trends, and the story is a fairly predictable one.
Even though Microsoft is planning to downsize its Nokia X efforts (to the point where there will likely be no new device announced), the software giant is still supporting its Android lineup.